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Motor Veh. on Public Lands bill moves to House Floor

HB08-1069, re motor vehicles on public lands, was introduced in the House by Rep. Kathleen Curry on January 9. Senate Sponsor is Senator Lois Tochtrop. The bill” prohibits a person from operating a motor vehicle on public lands, trails or roads unless the land is signed or otherwise authorized for such use by the controlling …

Roadless: Denver Post editorial

Roadless: Here is the link to the January 2 editorial in the Denver Post. CWF has been concerned that some of the proposed ski area expansions into roadless areas would adversely impact migratory corridors.  In his revised petition submitted last year, Governor Ritter incorporated a seat at the table for the Division of Wildlife regarding …

Roadless: Denver Post editorial

Roadless: Here is the link to the January 2 editorial in the Denver Post. CWF has been concerned that some of the proposed ski area expansions into roadless areas would adversely impact migratory corridors.  In his revised petition submitted last year, Governor Ritter incorporated a seat at the table for the Division of Wildlife regarding …

Roadless: Forest Service has published rulemaking Notice of Intent for CO Petition

www.access.gpo.gov/su_docs/aces/fr-cont.html#Forest20%Service Roadless: The Forest Service published today its Notice of Intent in the Federal Register for the draft environmental impact statement for Colorado. This step begins the federal rule-making process for the Colorado petition to prescribe management of roadless areas in national forests located in Colorado. Governor Ritter submitted the petition to the U.S. Department …

Roadless: Forest Service has published rulemaking Notice of Intent for CO Petition

www.access.gpo.gov/su_docs/aces/fr-cont.html#Forest20%Service Roadless: The Forest Service published today its Notice of Intent in the Federal Register for the draft environmental impact statement for Colorado. This step begins the federal rule-making process for the Colorado petition to prescribe management of roadless areas in national forests located in Colorado. Governor Ritter submitted the petition to the U.S. Department …

Roan Plateau: Governor Ritter Issues Press Release

Evan Dreyer, 720.350.8370, Ensuring protection for critical fish and wildlife habitat, such as by expanding the size of • protect the environment and properly pace future development; Exploring the concept of phased or incremental leasing to increase state revenues, better • Achieving sustainable economic prosperity for local communities and industry; • receives bonus …

Roan Plateau: Governor Ritter Issues Press Release

Evan Dreyer, 720.350.8370, Ensuring protection for critical fish and wildlife habitat, such as by expanding the size of • protect the environment and properly pace future development; Exploring the concept of phased or incremental leasing to increase state revenues, better • Achieving sustainable economic prosperity for local communities and industry; • receives bonus …

Rocky Mt. News story re Threats to Wildlife from Pace of Drilling

Rocky Mountain News Monday, December 10, 2007 Regulators, environmentalists, sportsmen and citizens have cited numerous worries about the oil and gas industry’s impacts to the environment, both realized and potential. Here’s an overview of five major categories of concern: 2. THREATS TO WILDLIFE Habitat fragmentation Gas drilling has expanded into remote parts of the state, …